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Summer Company 2016 – coming soon

The Halton Region Small Business Centre coordinates and delivers the Summer Company Program on behalf of the Province of Ontario. The Summer Company Program provides youth from the ages of 15 – 29 that are enrolled in high school or … Continue reading

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Personal Business Objectives

What motivates someone to become an entrepreneur? Is money and personal wealth the only motivation? Evidence suggests that there are many more reasons why someone wants to start a business. Every business starts small; but by taking some calculated risks, doing … Continue reading

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How to find credible funding information on the internet

Finding credible funding resources online can sometimes be a challenge for entrepreneurs. There is a lot of misinformation about where to look for small business funding and sorting through various websites can be a huge burden for those looking to … Continue reading

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Can I use more than one source of funding for my business?

In our March 26th blog, “Looking for Start-up Funds?”, we talked about traditional and non-traditional sources of funding. Finding funding for businesses can be complicated, so when one funder can’t independently meet all of your needs, the question may arise … Continue reading

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Details, Details

“It’s the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen.” John Robert Wooden, American basketball player and coach. One comment we often hear when first meeting with someone looking to start a new venture is: “I know … Continue reading

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Why do I need a Business Plan?

One of the most common questions we are asked by clients looking to start up a new business venture is: why do I need a Business Plan?  It’s a very valid question. There are two main reasons for getting your … Continue reading

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The Halton Region Small Business Centre Launches Its Partnership With The Canadian Youth Business Foundation

The Launch On Wednesday January 25, the Halton Region Small Business Centre officially launched its partnership with the Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF) at an event held at the Halton Regional Centre. Guests heard greetings from Regional Chair Gary Carr, … Continue reading

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